The Laws of Piquet – Adopted by the Portland and Turf Clubs with a Treatise on the Game -
“Cavendish” [Pseud. Henry Jones]
1892 - Thomas De La Rue & Co., London - Eighth Edition
A charming little book of instructions and rules for Piquet, one of France’s most popular card games, courtesy of “Cavendish”.
Devised in the 16th century, Piquet is a ‘trick-taking’ card game for two players. Played with a 32-card deck, each game consists of six deals.